God is our refuge, tried and proved

God is our refuge, tried and proved

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Tune: Barnstaple
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: God is our refuge, tried and proved
Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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Instances (1 - 16 of 16)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d276
Church Hymns with Tunes #414
Church Psalmist: or Psalms and Hymns Designed for the Public, Social, and Private Use of Evangelical Christians ... with Supplement. 53rd ed. #P46dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or psalms and hymns for the public, social and private use of evangelical Christians (5th ed.) #P46dPage Scan
Church Psalmist: or, psalms and hymns, for the public, social and private use of Evangelical Christians. With Supplement. (50th ed.) #P46dPage Scan
Church Psalmody: or, hymns for public worship, selected from Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns, and the Congregational Hymn Book #37Page Scan
Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #413Page Scan
Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d75
Immanuel Hymnal #d122
Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #P46.2Page Scan
The Book of Praise #d96
The Christian Melodist, a Collection of Popular Songs, for Use in Public and Social Meetings ... #d103
The Christian Psalmist #d199
The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d116
The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #110Page Scan
The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #287Page Scan



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